Weekly-Weekend-What-To-Do (6.7-6.9.19)


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This Weekend


Friday, June 7


Vintage Roost + Exclusive Book Signing

Find the perfect Father’s Day present at Vintage Roost in Ybor City! Located on 7th Ave the heart of this historic community at 2326 E 7th Avenue. With 18 vendors each offering their own unique distinctive vintage flair the 5,000 sq feet of Vintage Roost will be brimming with fantastic pieces for you to discover. On June 7th, they’ll also have an exclusive book signing with Mackenzie Smith, author of Grilled Cheese Social: Super Fun Recipes for Super Fun Times.  Click here.
Friday through Sunday
Vintage Roost 2326 E 7th Avenue

Four Guys Named Jose and Una Mujer Named Maria
Four young Latino men have a chance meeting at Burrito World in Omaha and discover they share the same name and a common dream: to stage a show of Latin standards that puts forth a positive image to counteract Latino stereotypes. Enter Maria, a beautiful woman who provides a romantic interest as the gentlemen vie for her attention. Performed in Spanish and English, the show features some of the most evocative Latin music ever written, sung in four and five-part harmony. The show is brimming with the zest of life intrinsic to the Latino culture.
Shows Friday through Sunday
Stageworks Theatre 1120 E Kennedy Blvd

Live Music: DJ Sam
Spend the evening basking in the scintillating sounds of live music in Downtown Tampa. DJ Sam will perform live at this event.
Begins 6pm
Armature Works 1910 N Ola Ave

Live Music at Sparkman Wharf
Grab a drink and find a nice place to sit as the live music lays down a soundtrack for your weekend. If you have not visited Sparkman Wharf yet, this is a great excuse to make the trip! Powered by Gasparilla Music Festival, this show not only has a great view it’s FREE.
Begins 6pm
Sparkman Wharf  615 Channelside Dr


Saturday, June 8

Introduction to Modern Calligraphy
Anyone can learn calligraphy! Yes, even if you have less than perfect handwriting. Have you always appreciated beautiful writing and would love to learn modern calligraphy? This workshop is for you. Geared towards beginners, this workshop will give you the basics of Modern Calligraphy and you take home a supply kit with everything you need to get started. This 3 hour workshop will cover the essentials of modern calligraphy, practice drills, lowercase alphabet, and the basics of connecting letters and words. Leave inspired and with the fundamentals to succeed in your calligraphy journey. Participants will receive a calligraphy kit.
Begins 9:30am
Armature Works 1910 N Ola Ave

Movie Screening Pre-Release of The Hidden Tiger
Big Cat Rescue has been working with a number of documentary makers over the last few years in their continuing effort to build awareness of the captive big cat crisis. The first of these films, The Hidden Tiger, is ready for release and the producers have offered to give a private screening. This event is for adults only.
Begins 6pm
Big Cat Rescue 7846 Citrus Park Town Center Mall

Expedition Survivor 2019 BayCare Cancer Survivor Event
This event recognizes all cancer survivors in our community and honor those we’ve lost. Wherever you fit in that journey – a survivor, a patient, a caregiver, a family member, a supportive friend – this exclusive event is for you. Enjoy an action-packed evening of exciting activities for the whole family. Each cancer survivor may invite up to five family members or friends to join them for this night of celebration.
Begins 4pm
ZooTampa at Lowry Park 1101 W Sligh Ave


Sunday, June 9

Made in Florida
Discover some of Florida’s most fascinating personalities in this entertaining kaleidoscope of interviews. Made in Florida showcases a colorful lineup of notable people who got their start in the state and who have helped make it the unique, diverse place it is today. Art Levy has thoughtfully selected their words from ten years of conversations. Each person tells a different story of Florida from a perspective all their own.
Begins 2pm
Oxford Exchange 420 W Kennedy Blvd

Yoga in the Park
In operation since 2010, the Tampa Downtown Partnership is proud to continue it’s Sunday Yoga in the Park tradition with our newest addition, seasoned yoga instructors from Lucky Cat Yoga.
Begins 6pm
Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park 600 N Ashley Dr

Hootie & The Blowfish: Group Therapy Tour
Hootie hits the road for the first tour in well over a decade. Get your 90’s vibe on with all the hits from back in the day. Barenaked Ladies will open the show.
Begins 7:30pm
MIDFLORIDA Credit Union Amphitheatre 4802 US-301

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Written by Brien Neal

Brien Neal

Brien Neal is the Manager of Digital Strategy for RKC.me and a contributor for That's So Tampa and I Love the Burg. He graduated from the University of South Florida in 2015 with a B.S. in Advertising.